Opportunity Educational Institution; supervision of schools. (SB465)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Opportunity Educational Institution; supervision of schools. Increases the number of years, from four to five, that a school must fail to meet the requirements to be rated fully accredited before the supervision of such school is transferred to the Opportunity Educational Institution. Removes the authority of the Opportunity Educational Institution Board, upon a majority vote, to transfer supervision of a school that has failed to meet the requirements to be rated fully accredited for three consecutive years. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102195D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/14/2014Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/23/2014Reported from Education and Health with amendment (7-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (34-Y 0-N)
01/27/2014Read second time
01/27/2014Reading of amendment waived
01/27/2014Committee amendment agreed to
01/27/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended SB465E
01/27/2014Printed as engrossed 14102195D-E
01/28/2014Passed by for the day
01/29/2014Passed by for the day
01/30/2014Passed by for the day
01/31/2014Passed by for the day
02/03/2014Passed by for the day
02/04/2014Passed by temporarily
02/04/2014Read third time and defeated by Senate (20-Y 20-N)
02/04/2014Chair votes No


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.